West Highland Flora

Wall Lettuce


Mycelis muralis

 

Mycelis muralis

Photo Carl Farmer
(18 Jul 2002 Inverness)

Occasional, often on walls, but quite common on bare ground in woods in the Taynuilt area.

Flowerhead diameter c 7-10 mm

ID: No disk florets and 5 ray florets.

Other features: Leaves lobed with large triangular terminal lobe, the lobes irregularly toothed.  Flowerheads in a very loose panicle.

 

Mycelis muralis

Photo Carl Farmer
4 May 2002 Broadford, Skye

Young red-tinged leaves

 

Mycelis muralis

Photo Carl Farmer
23 May 2004 Broadford, Skye
Picture c 45 cm wide

 

Mycelis muralis

Photo Carl Farmer
(18 Jul 2002 Inverness)

 

 

Mycelis muralis

Photo Carl Farmer
(22 Oct 2001 Inverness)


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